PROPOSED ACTION ON REGULATIONS
MARYLAND REGISTER, VOLUME 39, ISSUE 25,
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2012
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING, AND REGULATION
Subtitle 12 DIVISION OF LABOR AND INDUSTRY
09.12.81 Elevator, Escalator, and Chairlift Safety
Regulation Article, §§12-805 and 12-806, Annotated Code of Maryland
Notice of Proposed Action
The Commissioner of Labor and Industry proposes to amend Regulation
.02 under COMAR 09.12.81 Elevator, Escalator, and Chairlift Safety.
Statement of Purpose
The purpose of this action is to adopt, through incorporation by reference, ASME A18.1a-2001 Addenda to ASME A18.1-1999
Safety Standard for Platform Lifts and Stairway Chairlifts; ASME A18.1b-2001 Addenda to ASME 18.1-1999 Safety Standard for
Platform Lifts and Stairway Chairlifts; ASME A18.1-2003 (Revision of ASME A18.1-1999) Safety Standard for Platform Lifts
and Stairway Chairlifts; ASME A18.1-2005 (Revision of ASME A18.1-2003) Safety Standard for Platform Lifts and Stairway
Chairlifts; and ASME A18.1-2008 (Revision of ASME A18.1-2005) Safety Standard for Platform Lifts and Stairway Chairlifts, as amended.
Comparison to Federal Standards
There is no corresponding federal standard to this proposed action.
Estimate of Economic Impact
The proposed action has no economic impact.
Economic Impact on Small Businesses
The proposed action has minimal or no economic impact on small businesses.
Impact on Individuals with Disabilities
The proposed action has no impact on individuals with disabilities.
Opportunity for Public Comment
Comments may be sent to Debbie Stone, Regulations Coordinator, Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation, Division
of Labor and Industry, 1100 N. Eutaw Street, Room 606, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, or call 410-767-2225, or email to
firstname.lastname@example.org, or fax to 410-767-2986. Comments will be accepted through
January 14, 2013. A public hearing has not been scheduled.